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ZIP Code 39120

Primary City:Natchez, MS (View All Cities)
County: Adams County
Timezone: Central (12:27pm)
Area code: 601 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.5, -91.4
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 39120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 39120. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 39120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 39120, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Natchez, MS
Acceptable:
Church Hill

Stats and Demographics for the 39120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 39120 is located in southwest Mississippi and covers an extremely large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 39120 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 39120 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 32,334
Population Density 68 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,666
Median Home Value $81,100
Land Area 475.86 sq mi
Water Area 25.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,685
Median Household Income $27,476

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0499351,0391,0359521,0801,1231,0491,0581,2291,3331,241935665530371334191
Female9509359471,0539189238368508621,1671,3891,2681,023779729579530447
Total1,9991,8701,9862,0881,8702,0031,9591,8991,9202,3962,7222,5091,9581,4441,259950864638

Gender

 Male 16,149 50%
 Female 16,185 50%
Gender

Race

 White 13,502 41.8%
 Black Or African American 17,637 54.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.3%
 Asian 126 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 529 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 433 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner865871,0071,9242,1421,4771,057372
Renter33292871079563432421892
Total4181,5151,7172,7192,7761,8011,275464

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,619 36%
 Single Guardian 3,526 28%
 Singles 4,040 32%
 Singles With Roommate 500 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,742 69%
 Households with Kids 3,943 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male207221190216199173197170196202236203204194212197244206176180
Female167199211176206179187201162208182201181175214213237201188167
Total374420401392405352384371358410418404385369426410481407364347

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 39120 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 39120 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 39120 real estate data, the median home value of $81,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 39120. Rentals in 39120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 39120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,014 92.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,054 6.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 228 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 17 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,226 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,426 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,033 27%
 Households Vacant 1,981 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 418 21.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 37 1.9%
 For Sale Only 184 9.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 363 18.3%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 933 47.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 61 2%
 1 Bedroom 643 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,278 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,959 50%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $27,476 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 39120 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 39120 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,934 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,327 16%
 No Earnings 13,977 53%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,934 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,327 16%
 No Earnings 13,977 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,994 95.8%
 Public transportation 49 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 132 1.3%
 Worked at Home 260 2.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,716 24.3%
 High School Graduate 6,072 54.3%
 Associate's degree 793 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,073 9.6%
 Master's degree 328 2.9%
 Professional school degree 149 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 45 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,884 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 633 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 496 8.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 39120

ZIP Code 39120 is in the Natchez-Adams School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 39120.

MC Laurin Elementary School
170 Seargent South Prentiss Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Morgantown Middle School
101 Cottage Home Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Joseph L Frazier Elementary
1445 George F West Blvd
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Susie B West Elementary School
161 Lewis Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Central School
208 Lynda Lee Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Robert Lewis Middle School
1221 Martin Luther King Street
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Career and Technology Center
315 Seargent Prentiss Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Natchez High School
319 Seargent Prentiss Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Natchez-Adams School District
Holy Family Early Learning Center
8 Orange Ave
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cathedral School
701 N Dr ML King Jr St
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Adams County Christian School
300 Chinquapin Ln
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Trinity Episcopal Day School
1 Mallan G Morgan Dr
Natchez, MS 39120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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